Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 5:37 pm
CANTON – The number of non-farm jobs in St. Lawrence County was slightly less in June compared to the same month last year. According to the state Department of Labor, there were 38,700 in St. Lawrenc...
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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 9:33 am
BY ANDY GARDNERNorth Country This Week MASSENA -- A local cab company owner on Tuesday asked the village board for more licenses and a fare increase, which led to a village resident and the deputy may...
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 1:50 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICH North Country This Week POTSDAM – The Town of Potsdam has comprehensive new building code regulations on solar power arrays and has scheduled a hearing for 6 p.m. July 23 at Town Hal...
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Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 5:26 pm
AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe-owned casino, Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort (AMCR), has entered into an agreement with The Stars Group, an online and mobile gambling and entertainment compan...
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Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 5:25 pm
BY JIMMY LAWTONNorth Country This Week OGDENSBURG -- OG Riverfest will move forward in 2020, now that the event is no longer limited by the city’s sound ordinance. Joe Howe, a partner in Everything 4...
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Monday, July 8, 2019 - 5:40 pm
CANTON -- Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County plans a Harvest Tour in the fall to showcase the diversity of items grown and produced in the county. The public can stop in at some of t...
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Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 2:09 pm
GOUVERNEUR -- Kinney Drugs will no longer sell electronic cigarettes or vaping products in their New York retail stores effective Aug. 1. This decision is in response to alarming statistics demonstrat...
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Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 1:47 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Authority recently signed several new rental agreements with a variety of Canadian and US entities that are creating new jobs in Ogdensburg. The OBPA sig...
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Monday, July 1, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Updated with new incident information July 1, 2:35 p.m. BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week CANTON -- Investigators are looking into a power outage at the Corning Advanced Optics Facility in Cant...
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Monday, July 1, 2019 - 9:15 am
MASSENA — Registered nurses at Massena Memorial Hospital recently completed training on the brand new “Braun Space Infusion IV Pump System”. “Massena Memorial Hospital is proud to the bring state of t...
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Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 9:23 am
Price Chopper, which operates stores throughout the North Country, is issuing a recall on papayas from Mexico. They say this is "due to an emerging national outbreak of salmonella on papayas from Mexi...
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Friday, June 28, 2019 - 1:22 pm
BY MATT LINDSEYNorth Country This Week CANTON -- Classy Collectibles, 5933 U.S. Highway 11, will be under new ownership on July 1. Previous owners Dennis and Susette Kelly sold the business to Tom and...
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Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 9:38 am
Pictured from left Kurstin Stowell, Potsdam Chamber coordinator; Janice Adderley, Events & Festival Committee board member; were presented with a $2,000 check from Con Mahoney, center. POTSDAM —...
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:29 pm
The Marine Chamber of Commerce says shippers are concerned that raising water outflow levels on the St. Lawrence Seaway any higher could cost American and Canadian economies over $1 billion due to del...
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:28 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM – A company hoping to create 200 local jobs will present plans for a 120,000 square foot factory to the town Planning Board Thursday. Innovative motor...
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:51 am
In May, St. Lawrence County had 200 fewer people employed, 40,800, than in May 2018, 41,000, and about 500 fewer than this past April, at 41,300, according to preliminary figures released Tuesday by t...
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 1:58 pm
OGDENSBURG – A Canadian manufacturer is bringing jobs to Ogdensburg. Artik/OEM, a manufacturer of components used for City Bus, Coach Bus and Passenger Railcar is expanding their U.S. operations, now...
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Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 5:29 pm
Two of St. Lawrence County’s state representatives say the proposed Farmworker Fair Labor Practices Act will devastate the North Country farmers. The bill would allow farm workers the right to unioniz...
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Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 2:23 pm
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM -- The village Board of Trustees has voted to enter into a legal services agreement for help with a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes application by the Vecino...
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Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 2:22 pm
These downtown buildings housing 14 buildings, offices and apartments are for sale. A walk-through for interested investors is Saturday. Photo submitted by Pat McKeown. BRASHER FALLS -- Two blocks of...
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 5:51 pm
POTSDAM — Ponderosa, 185 Market St., is celebrating 30 years of business June 28 through July 6. Since July 6, 1989 Potsdam Ponderosa has served St. Lawrence County residents and visitors. The restaur...
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 9:44 am
BY CRAIG FREILICHNorth Country This Week POTSDAM – The village Board of Trustees has approved a 20% increase in the price of trash bags for pickup by Casella Resource Solutions for village residents....
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 5:57 am
Photo submitted by Tyler LeBoeuf MASSENA — SeaComm recently donated $500 to the Massena Drug Free Coalition. The funds will help provide inflatable bounce houses, free popcorn, face painting and othe...
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Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:26 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority will receive up to $800,000 in federal funding to assist with railroad equipment upgrades. The funding will assist OBPA in purchasing an underbelly c...
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Monday, June 17, 2019 - 5:24 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Curran Renewable Energy of Massena is stockpiling 10,000 metric tons of wood pellets at the Port of Ogdensburg for an overseas shipment in late July. The pellets will be shipped to Denma...
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